By tapping the Devex network of 650,000+ professionals and 1,000+ organizations, our data-driven consulting practice conducts online surveys that provide statistically meaningful information about the global development market. Our specialized team also carries out in-depth interviews with development leaders to uncover the qualitative insights organizations need to be more effective.
We can gather and analyze perceptions of your brand and assess your market positioning.
We can conduct surveys on your behalf that showcase your service offerings and thought leadership across the development industry.
We can survey your funders, partners, beneficiaries and other stakeholders to provide insights into your performance.
Our team provides global development market intelligence and business strategy services that leverage both the Devex network and proprietary development finance data.
Market Penetration & Expansion
We can assess the global, regional or country-specific donor market by analyzing funding flows, providing recommendations on how to excel in new markets and profiling potential clients, partners and competitors.
Our extensive knowledge of the donor landscape means we can help effectively diversify and expand your funding base and business opportunities.
Business, Brand & Communications Strategy
We offer the full-range of business strategy, marketing, branding and communications services that assess your current market position and help you reach your most important audiences.
Leveraging our industry knowledge and extensive network, we can identify the stakeholders that matter most to your business, illustrate their interconnections and determine ways to engage them.
Through our in-depth understanding of development finance, we can enhance your business development practices and unlock new sources of funding.
"Our regular client and market surveys with Devex give us a window into how DAI and its projects are perceived in the industry, where that industry is going and how we can refine our services to stay at the leading edge of development practice."
Senior Vice President, Strategy, DAI
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Senior Development Analyst
Christine leads survey programming and helps produce custom reports on development business trends for leading companies and development institutions. She has a professional certificate in political economy and a master’s degree on Japanese studies, and is a fellow of the Japan Foundation.
Survey & Advisory Services Manager
Nicolas leads an experienced team of analysts on a variety of custom research projects and surveys. He previously worked with the United Nations in Aceh, Indonesia and was heavily involved with the civil society contingent to the Fourth High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness in Busan, South Korea, during his time as a policy officer with Ibon International.
Glo Anne Guevarra
Assistant Development Analyst
Glo Anne assists in analyzing surveys and providing insights for the custom research reports SAS produces. She previously worked as a research assistant at the University of Asia and the Pacific, where she is currently completing her master’s degree in international relations and development.
Partner & Global Head for Membership & Alliances
A member of the Devex founding team, Alan leads work to help Devex members find new and improved ways to impact development. Alan previously served as Deputy Director of the Executive Council on Diplomacy, a nonprofit designed to foster understanding between the U.S. government, civil society and the foreign diplomatic community in Washington.
Global Advisory & Analysis Director
Pete manages Devex research and analysis operations and monitors key trends in the global development business. Prior to joining Devex, Pete was a political and security risk consultant with a focus on Southeast Asia. He has also advised the U.S. government on foreign policy and led projects for the Asian Development Bank and International Finance Corp.
Senior Development Analyst
Mario works on custom research projects for Fortune 500 companies and multilateral agencies. Prior to joining Devex, Mario was a researcher for the Boston Consulting Group, where he supported client engagements in a variety of sectors, including the public sector, global health and the social impact space, among others.
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